A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Barocci 169

Summary Catalogue no.: 169


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good miniatures (drawings, fol. 101v-2r), perhaps added. Diagrams. Inscriptions in Latin. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 990)

fol. 100v

  • Type drawing
  • Subject Walled city with defendants and fortifications; soldiers carrying siegecraft; marching soldiers (brown ink, inscriptions in Latin).

fol. 101r

  • Type drawing
  • Subject Walled city, siegecraft and soldiers (brown ink, inscriptions in Latin).


Origin: 16th century ; Italian

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Greek Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues I, repr. 1969, with corrections, from the ed. of 1853). Additional description of decoration by Elizabeth Solopova, c. 2000. Dating revised by Nigel Wilson, 2012.


Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.